John Ward Park

John Ward Park, also known as Rocket Park, is located at 2400 Forest Avenue, Anoka. 

The newest rocket playground design was installed in 2004, other modifications made in 2003/2004 included a large shelter, updated irrigation system. 

Skate Park Re-design

From June 21 - July 4, citizens were asked to take a survey regarding the design of the new John Ward 'Rocket' Park skate park. The results are in!  218 people participated in the survey! Thank you for your input. Spohn Ranch will now take that survey data and the additional information gathered at the Community Meeting held July 6 to come up with 2 concepts for our new park.  Check back for information on the concept reveal meeting. 

Survey Results

Project Timing: 

Survey open June 21 - July 4

Open House at John Ward Park  
Wednesday, July 6 at 5pm in Anoka City Hall

Community Meeting Flyer

Concept Reveal August TBD

Comments regarding the project can be submitted via email